Walter is a technical advisor in the Intellectual Property Group. His work focuses on the strategic development of patent portfolios to protect core technology, and advising on patent prosecution in US and foreign jurisdictions. Walter works with clients in the fields of medical technology and DNA-based technology.
Walter received his bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering from UC Berkeley. His undergraduate research and coursework focused on bioprocessing and biomedical devices. Walter worked as an engineer at two international biotechnology product development companies.